Nurse Director

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Nurse Director
Title Director Case Management
Categories Nurse Director
Salary Very Competitive
Location Chicago, IL
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Nurse Director of Case Management

If working in an environment that fosters developing quality care and time with your patients is what you are seeking in your next opportunity. Consider exploring an opportunity within one of the multi-site locations of this successful health care system.

We are seeking an experienced Nurse Director of Case Management for our community hospital in Chicago, IL.  Relocation assistant is available for the right Candidate!

Job Summary:

Assumes primary responsibility for directing the Case Management Department, its processes and functions. Collaborates with allied health professionals to promote and ensure that quality care is provided and outcomes are achieved in a timely and cost-effective manner. Utilizes an interdisciplinary process to assess, plan and provide patient care for specific diagnoses from pre-admission through aftercare. Assists in organizing internal processes and systems to prevent avoidable hospital days . Promotes appropriate post-hospital utilization of resources, adequate education of patient and hospital staff, and decreased incidence of re-admissions.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

1. Registered Nurse with current R.N. license.

2. Certification in an approved Case Management Program preferred but not required

3. Three years of relevant clinical experience required, with a minimum of two years management experience

4. Three years of Utilization Management/Case Management experience, preferably in an acute hospital setting

5. Extensive knowledge in reimbursement methodology and Case Management activities

6. Critical thinking skills, effective written and oral communications skills, strong self-initiative and interpersonal skills

7. Strong Leadership skills

Ideal Candidate:

Our hospital has been serving Chicago’s North Side and surrounding communities providing excellent health care services for over 60 years. We’ve grown to better serve our community to include more than 450 doctors representing 42 medical specialties and more than 800 employees, all committed to providing you with personalized care.

Our hospital is a Joint Commission-accredited facility providing a full range of health care services to meet the needs of our diverse community. Our 236-bed facility includes the state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options administered by highly trained, compassionate health care professionals.

Our dedication to the health of our community includes outreach programs and support groups coordinated by the Hospital.

Qualified Case Manager Nurse Directors please forward your resume to Eric Clay at eclay@lpchealthcare.com or call 773-494-9365 for more information

 

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